Skip to main content
Let us find a venue for you, free.Complete this form and we'll send your request to the venues that match your requirements, free.
Search for Venues

Find a Venue

Home > Ontario > Design Exchange

Design Exchange

234 Bay Street
Toronto, Ontario M5K 1B2

500Largest Group
6Meeting Rooms
Get a Quote
  • The Historic Trading FloorThe Historic Trading Floor

  • The Historic Trading FloorThe Historic Trading Floor

  • Overview

Invite your guests to experience design excellence at Design Exchange, Canada’s only Design Museum.

This historical building (Toronto’s original Stock Exchange) situated in the heart of Toronto’s financial district offers art moderne style of architecture conveying a sense of exclusivity and achievement. Warm wood and cool marble finishes combine for a genuinely stunning physical setting. Design Exchange provides a variety of spaces which serve as a stunning backdrop for every style of event:  
  • business meetings 
  • conferences
  • product launches 
  • galas
  • weddings (ceremony + reception)
  • social events 
  • film shoots
The award-winning DX Event Coordination team, in partnership with the top-ranking service providers in the industry, work with you to create the ultimate experience for you and your guests, whatever the occasion.

When you book your event at this historical building, your patronage supports DX exhibitions, talks and youth programs.

Nearby Cities & Number of Miles:
Toronto, Mississauga, Milton, Ajax, Peterborough, Hamilton
Nearest Airport/ Number of Minutes:
Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport / 10
Public Transportation Options:
Metro/Public Transportation Proximity:
Within walking distance
Parking Onsite:
Please call 416.216.2140 or email for availability.
ADA Accessible:
Largest Group:
Number of Meeting & Event Rooms:
Largest Classroom Style:
Largest Theatre Style:
With a dedicated in-house team, CCR Solutions will not only assist you with your A/V requirements but will also provide and manage all of your internet and phone line needs. Whetherit is providing these services for a Webcast, Video Conference, Internet Streaming or Audio Conference, the CCR team will ensure all connections are set and ready to go for your event! To help enhance your meeting experience, CCR Solutions can also arrange for services such as Webcasting, Video Conferencing and/or Audio Conferencing and will work with you to guarantee that all of your needs are successfully met. For inquiries or pricing regarding any of these services please contact the CCR AV Coordinator – Adrian Ulysses at 416.216.2130 or by email at
Onsite Wireless Internet:
Onsite A/V Staff:
Food & Beverage:
Our exclusive in-house caterers represent the best catering that Toronto has to offer. These companies have many years of experience and we are confident that they will enhance any event at DX. All of the caterers will be more than happy to submit a proposal for your event, and will invoice you directly for catering charges. A 15% Landmark Levy, based on food, staff and décor services will be added to your catering invoice on behalf of Design Exchange. Revenue generated from this levy allows DX to preserve, protect and promote Toronto’s first Stock Exchange, for the benefit of present and future generations.
Must Use In-house Catering:
Cultural Catering Available:
Alcohol Permitted:
Ideally Suited For:
Adult Social Event
Corporate Social Events
Family Reunion
Professional Meeting/Training/Conference/Retreat
Wedding Ceremony/Reception
Youth Retreat/Camp

Talk to a Venue Specialist: 1-877-244-6110